Know the Law Cover The Know the Law booklet is a collaborative project designed to explain the common offenses with their consequences committed by youth on a regular basis.
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    Thank you to the following collaborative partners for developing this booklet:

    Original Committee Members:
    • Kim Dixon, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (Committee Chairperson)
    • John Carnahan and Sarah Smith, State Attorney's Office
    • Lynn Jones and Pernell Mitchell, Lake County Schools, Safe Schools Department
    • Susan Berg, Court Administration
    • Stephanie Glass, Lake County Teen Court
    • Dave Rattray, LifeStream Behavioral Center
    • Jason Williams, Lake County Sheriff's Office
    • Debi MacIntyre, Safe Climate Coalition of Lake County, Inc.
    • Lori Humphrey, Lake County Shared Services Network

    Revision Committee Members:

    • John Carnahan and James Argento, Assistant State Attorneys, State Attorney's Office
    • Rebecca Perez-Espejo, Intern, State Attorney's Office
    • Susan Berg, Court Operations Consultant, Court Administration
    • Stephanie Glass, Program Specialist, Lake County Teen Court
    • Lori Humphrey, Project Manager, Lake County Shared Services Network
    • Debi MacIntyre, Executive Director, Safe Climate Coalition of Lake County, Inc.
    • John R. Schmidt, Administrative Coordinator for Safe Schools, School District of Lake County, Florida
    • Cpl. Jason Williams, School Resource Deputy, Lake County Sheriff's Office
    • Kim Dixon, Lake County Probation Supervisor, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
    • Kelly Leonhard, Ph.D., Therapuetic Program Manager, LifeStream Behavioral Center

    Thank you to the following financial partners for the 2012-2013 Know the Law booklet:

    • Lake County Department of Health, Tobacco Prevention
    • United Way of Lake & Sumter Counties

    Are you outside of Lake County and would like your youth and parents to benefit from this project?

    Use of Lake County's Know the Law booklet in its current form is permissible. Re-creation which may include additions or deletions is permissible as long as the revised document acknowledges Lake, Lee, and Santa Rosa Counties as the originators. Lake County's edition was created with the help of PG Creative.
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    For any additional questions regarding the Know the Law booklet or for a request of the curriculum that correlates with the booklet, please contact the Prevention Programs and Alternative Education Department at 352-742-6980.